2012-12-14 08:35:14 -
Scandinavia's largest builders' merchant chain, XL-BYGG, which is also one of
Lindab Sweden's largest customers, has chosen the supplier of the year 2012.
Lindab was selected the winner in competition with all suppliers, around 200
The jury's motivation: With more than 100 percent sales increase over the past
three years, the winner has become an ever more important partner to Byggtrygg
(parent company to XL-BYGG). The winner provides excellent products of high
quality, accompanied by service and logistics of very high standards. The winner
invests in tailor-made training for our staff which is much appreciated and
increases our focus and knowledge of the winner's products ever more. All this,
in combination with a strong ambition to build our brands and participate in our
customer events, gives us the pleasure to
name the Supplier of the Year -
Lindab Sweden's Managing Director, Joakim Lönnberg, congratulated and
praised his team. "It is the daily efforts, big and small, that make the whole
difference. We shall carry on working in this positive Lindab manner!"
Lindab's President and CEO, David Brodetsky commented:
"It is a great pleasure to receive such an honourable award from one of our
largest customers. This is the way we want our partnerships to work - so that
our service makes the customer successful."
The information here is that which Lindab International AB has willingly
chosen to make public or that which it is obliged to make public according to
the Swedish Securities Market Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading
David Brodetsky, CEO
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Lindab - A Ventilation and Building Products company:
Lindab develops, manufactures, markets and distributes products and system
solutions primarily in steel for simplified construction and improved indoor
The business is carried out within three business areas, Ventilation, Building
Components and Building Systems. The products are characterised by their high
quality, ease of assembly, energy efficiency, consideration towards the
environment, and are delivered with high levels of service. Altogether, this
increases customer value.
The Group had sales revenue of SEK 6,878 m in 2011, was established in 31
countries and had approximately 4,300 employees. The main market is non-
residential construction, which accounts for 80 percent of sales, while
residential accounts for 20 percent of sales. During 2011, the Nordic market
accounted for 46 percent, CEE/CIS (Central and Eastern Europe as well as other
former Soviet states) for 23 percent, Western Europe for 28 percent and other
markets for 3 percent of total sales.
The share is listed on the Nasdaq OMX Nordic Exchange, Stockholm, Mid Cap. For
more information visit www.lindabgroup.com
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